I lean right and keep a gun by my bed
I lean right and keep no gun by my bed
I lean left and keep a gun by my bed
I lean left and keep no gun by my bed
2) glocks have no SAFETY LATCH
3) IDF carried their browning HPs that way and I have seen IDF operatives shoot ALMOST as fast as I can from a holster (and I have my 1911 loaded). Almost as fast is probably good enough since the security of that carry makes sense in crowded urban areas where Jihadists might grab the gun from the IDF soldier and very few IDF soldiers are going to have to play quickdraw with an IPSC master level-or even Class C level shooter(i.e. people who have spent years practicing drawing and shooting quickly
jallman: "It's all good. At least you have a thick skin and can take being poked fun back at without crying. "
To the OP. The only time I slept with the handgun in really easy reach was after Hurricane Sandy. We were without power for 2 weeks and there were sadly some break ins not far from us. It's normally stored not too far from the bed but I can't get to it with getting up. I also have a hunting knife and a metal club in easy reach as well as a noisy as all hell dog.
Quo usque tandem abutere, Trump, patientia nostra?
However, I gave you numbers from the CDC and the FBI. Your reference has zero hard numbers - my reference has the hard numbers in spades.
But it's obvious you're not interested in finding out and presenting facts - all you're doing is cherry-picking for information that supports what you want to hear, and refusing to even consider contrary information no matter how good its pedigree is.
“To do evil, a human being must first of all believe that what he’s doing is good" - Solzhenitsyn
"...with the terrorists, you have to take out their families." - Donald Trump